Consumption of canned fruits continues to remain stable at about 6 percent of all fruit consumed since 1970.

But consumption of canned vegetables is much more unstable and continues to fluctuate. But the long-term outlook is for a continued decline from a 24-percent share in 2008.

Those are few of the data presented to Congress by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Economic Research Service recently.

Read the complete article on the Economic Research Service.